Effects: How does my child’s behavior affect other people at home and in school?
- Parents must devote extra time and attention to dealing with this behavior.
- Conscientious children question their principles when they see this child achieve while expending no effort.
- At school, class is interrupted.
- A negative attitude is created.
- Apparent importance of work is diminished.
- Parents' efforts are demeaned.
- Parents become frustrated and very angry.